Melbourne Bays Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Port Phillip Heads
Tides for Geelong
Tides for Melbourne
forecast windsMonday: W 15/20 kts
Tuesday: W 10/15 kts
Wednesday: SW change 25/30 kts
Thursday: SW 15/25 kts
Monday: Westerly 15/20 knots easing to 10/15 knots tonight. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres by early evening. Tuesday: Westerly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: Northerly 10/15 knots increasing to 15/20 knots during the morning then tending northwesterly during the afternoon. A southwesterly change of 25/30 knots at night. Seas: Below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: Southwesterly 15/25 knots turning southerly 15/20 knots during the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Outlook Friday: Southerly 15/20 knots turning southwesterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning.Issued Mon 16:43 EDT
Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Not available.
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Gale Warning for Central Gippsland Coast and East Gippsland Coast. Strong Wind for Gippsland Lakes, West Coast and Central Coast
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Tropical Cyclone Debbie is just hours from reaching the north Queensland coast.
More than 25,000 people need to move from low-lying areas in Mackay by midnight, with fears incoming Tropical Cyclone Debbie could cause inundation of up to 2.5 metres above the high tide level.
Tropical cyclones have long posed a serious threat to Queensland coastal communities, but after almost every disaster there have been lessons learnt to help people better prepare.